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Getty Images
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Invitations from Getty Images to license these photos for commercial use. I have stopped using them since.

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A bit embarassed to reveal there had been only a few pics! Not my best pics. However, they were the only ones admitted.

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Bondi (NSW, Australia)
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Sydney Northern Beaches (NSW, Australia)
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Over 17 beaches along the north coast of Sydney, stretching from south to north: Cabbage Tree Bay (1 visit) Manly Beach (1 visit) Queenscliff Beach Freshwater Beach (1 visit) Curl...

Chippendale (NSW, Australia)
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A small inner-city suburb of Sydney on the southern edge of the central business district.

Balmain & Rozelle (NSW, Australia)
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Balmain and Rozelle, two adjacent suburbs

Redfern (NSW, Australia)
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Sydney Fish Market (NSW, Australia)
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Cabramatta (NSW, Australia)
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The Vietnamese suburb of Sydney

Blue Mountains (NSW, Australia)
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The Greater Blue Mountains Area was heritage listed from 2001. It consists of 1 million hectares of forested landscape 60 to 180 kilometres inland west of Sydney. Its most well known landmarks are...

Bowral (NSW, Australia)
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Bowral and Fitzroy Falls. Bowral is the commercial centre of the Southern Highlands, 90 minutes (or 126km) south-west of Sydney. In Sep 2007, we stayed overnight at Glendale Farmstay. Also visited...

Orange (NSW, Australia)
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The city of Orange is about a 3-hour drive west of Sydney.

Parkes (NSW, Australia)
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Parkes, the home of the Dish, is located 380km west of Sydney.

Canberra (Australia)
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Australian Capital Territory (ACT) - the nerve centre of Australian national government, is a three-hour drive south-west of Sydney. The Parliament House is the focal point of Canberra, built on the...

Melbourne (VIC, Australia)
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A 3-day, 4-night visit in Dec 2008.

Kangaroo Island (South Australia)
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Kangaroo Island is 1-3/4 hours drive plus a 3/4 hour ferry journey from Adelaide in South Australia. The island measures around 155km x 55km. Most of the roads except the major ones are corrugated...

Adelaide (South Australia)
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Adelaide - the city of churches. Did a half-day tour of the Adelaide city on 4 Dec 2007 en route from Kangaroo Island to Sydney. I was quite impressed by the abundance of quality heritage buildings...

Hamilton Island (Queensland)
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South Island (New Zealand) 2007
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Tour of the South Island of New Zealand from 9 Feb to 17 Feb 2007. One of the few relatively unpolluted countries in the world. Stunning ice blue fresh water lakes. Weather permitted, a glacier hike...

South Island (New Zealand) 2011
52 photos
1 May 2011 to 10 May 2011

Central Europe
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Did a whirlwind tour of central europe in July 2006. Cities visited include: Paris, Versailles, Lugarno, Lucern, Florence, Rome, Venice, Prague, Nuremberg.

Spain España
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16-day round trip, July to August 2011 (starting and ending in Madrid)

Moscow Москва
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Moscow August 2012

Golden Ring Золотое кольцо
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Vladimir, Suzdal, Rostov Velikiy, Sergiev Posad August 2012

St. Petersburg Санкт-Петербург
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August 2012

London, Cambridge
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London and Cambridge in July 2006.

London Pubs
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There are public houses everywhere in London, usually at least one every two or three blocks on the larger streets. I've captured a few of them here.

United States
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2009 Tour of United States of America (posting in progress) New York City (71 photos in 24 postings) San Francisco Yosemite National Park Las Vegas Valley of Fire State Park The Grand Canyon (coming...

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Photos taken during our visit to this beautiful country in Sep 2009. It was early autumn and we narrowly missed the spectacular autumn colours. Our journey was comprised of three sections: (1)...

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Cairo, Giza, Mount Sinai

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Petra and Madaba. 20-21 Nov 2010.

Israel ישראל
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22 to 28 Nov 2010 Nazareth Sea of Galilee Dead Sea Masada Jerusalem Tel Aviv

Dubai, UAE
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29-30 August 2012

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19 to 31 October 2014.

Hokkaido 北海道 (Japan)
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Did a 5-day tour of the southern part of Hokkaido in mid November 2007. Timing was a bit awkward as autumn leaves had long vanished while the snow season had hardly started. Nevertheless it was an...

Honshu 本州 (Japan)
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Honshu is the largest island in Japan. Cities visited include Hiroshima, Okayama, Kyoto, Osaka, Yokohama, Tokyo.

Shikoku 四国 (Japan)
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Shikoku is the smallest of Japan's main four islands. Literally Shikoku means four regions. In the feudal past, the island was divided into four regions. Cities visited: Tokushima, Kochi, Matsuyama.

Kyushu 九州 (Japan)
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Toured Kyushu in September 2008. Kyushu is the 3rd largest and southern most of the four major islands of Japan. Cities visited include Hakata, Nagasaki, Beppu, Kagoshima, Kokubu.

Seoul, South Korea
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16-18 Oct 2014

Hong Kong 香港 2007
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Hong Kong, the pearl of the orient. Still full of traditional Chinese customs and traditions despite British ruling over the years. Here with the help of a close friend in Hong Kong, I tried to...

Hong Kong 香港 2008
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Nov 2008 visit to Hong Kong.

Hong Kong 香港 2010
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A 9-day visit. Miserable weather from start to finish.

Hong Kong 香港 2010 (2)
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En route to the middle-east

Hong Kong 香港 2011
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Macau 澳門 2011
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A trip to Macau with my daughter's parents in-law.

Hong Kong 香港 2012
26 photos

Hong Kong 香港 2013
33 photos

Hong Kong 香港 2013 (2)
93 photos

Hong Kong 香港 2015
184 photos
7 March to 15 March 2015

Hong Kong 香港 2016
96 photos
3 Nov to 11 Nov 2016.

Hong Kong 香港 2017
93 photos
A whirlwind trip - 11 Oct 2017 to 17 Oct 2017

Hong Kong 香港 2018
178 photos
October, November

Sydney Opera House
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Sydney's coast line is along the east hence there are more sunrise than sunset shots. I've also included a couple of sunrise (or more appropriately dawn) shots from the Hokkaido and Kangaroo Island...

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Small collection of sunset photos from Sydney, Bowral and Kangaroo Island.

Animals in the Wild
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Churches & Places of Worship
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My obsessions with ceilings. Remember to look up.

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...and reverse vertigo. Determined to conquer my acrophobia. LOL!

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Scraping the skies.

Panoramic Shots
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These are panoramic and vertoramic shots stitched using the PTGui tool.

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HDR Shots
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Multi-shot HDRs merged in Photoshop. I didn't find the results that satisfactory probably due to the infancy of the technology.

Long Exposure Effects
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The capturing of a beautiful sense of soft fluid movement using a combination of the following techniques: . slow shutter speed . small aperture . low ISO . neutral density filters . tripod

Exotic & Vintage Cars
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Automobiles with four wheels.

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My mild obsession with wheels.

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Ocean Liners, ships, boats, ...

Railway Stations & Trains
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Self explanatory.

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Dogs and puppies.

People and Faces
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Mostly candid shots.

People in Uniforms
129 photos

Australian Politicians
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Celebrities in Sydney.

Brides & Grooms
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Wedding couples, brides maids, flower grils ...

Celebrity Chefs
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Australian Celebrity Chefs

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Waiters and Waitresses

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Indigenous People
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Indigenous Australians and Kiwis

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Priests, monks, rabbis, nuns, ...

Bearded Men
227 photos
I have excluded one or two day growths.

People in Hats
681 photos
Baseball caps, beanies, helmets and turbans included.

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People taking selfies.

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First grandson

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Second grandson

Black Desire
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Photographing photographs

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Sculptures & Statues
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Sculptures, Statues, and other Art Products

Wax Dummies
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Wall art (including tasteful graffiti art)

Signs, Logos & Posters
286 photos

Mobile Advertisements
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Magazine and Book Covers
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Record Album Covers
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... and their records

Musical Instruments
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La Calavera Catrina
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Day of the Dead

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Marilyn Monroe
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Dame Edna Everage
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Alter ego of Barry Humphries

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Autumn Leaves
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The colours of autumn (fall).

National Parks
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Interesting rock formations found in national parks.

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Mainly rock fishing.

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Surfing at Sydney's Northern Beaches.

Just for a Laugh
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Where do we draw the line?

Black and White (Duotone)
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Black and white images; desaturated images; duotone images.

Apple Store
7 photos

McDonald's Restaurant
25 photos

Cafes, Restaurants & Pubs
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... including bars and pubs

Barber Shops
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Hair Saloons, barbers, hair stylists.

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Bathrooms, washrooms, toilets, WC's, loos, ladies, gents, ...

Hospital Ward
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Lonely days inside hospitat ward.

Frank Gehry
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The Droste Effect
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The effect of a picture recursively appearing within itself.

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Star Wars Characters
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Captain America, Marvel Comics
22 photos

Deadpool, Marvel Comics
13 photos

Iron Man, Marvel Comics
11 photos

Spiderman, Marvel Comics
9 photos

Thor, Marvel Comics
11 photos

Batman, DC Comics
25 photos

Catwoman, DC Comics
6 photos

Flash, DC Comics
4 photos

Harley Quinn, DC Comics
75 photos

Joker, DC Comics
32 photos

Poison Ivy, DC Comics
32 photos

Riddler, DC Comics
9 photos

Superman, DC Comics
12 photos

Wonder Woman, DC Comics
15 photos

Head On Photo Festival
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Hat Day, 2011 & 2012
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Hat Day is Australian Rotary Health’s community action and awareness day.

Dawn Chorus, Sydney 2009
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Inspirational and uplifting choral music from over 100 in voices of Sydney Philharmonia Choirs at dawn in (1) Nielsen Park, Vaucluse - 17 Jan 2009 (2) Clifton Gardens, Mosman - 24 Jan 2009 (3) Bondi...

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2009
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7 Mar 2009. Hyde Park prelude to the 31st Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade.

Easter Show, Sydney 2009
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18 Apr 2009. The 2009 Sydney Royal Easter Show at Sydney Olympic Park.

New Year Fireworks, Sydney
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New Year's Eve foreworks. Sydney Harbour 2008, 2009, 2010

Elvis Festival, Parkes 2010
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A five-day annual event that took place in Parkes, New South Wales, Australia on 6-10 January 2010. 8 January 2010 was his 75th birthday. 61 photos in 10 postings.

Australia Day 2010
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Tuesday, 26th January 2010 in Sydney.

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2010
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32nd Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade. 27 Feb 2010

17th Biennale of Sydney 2010
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An art festival that takes place every two years in Sydney. Venues for this year's art displays are: - Cockatoo Island - Pier 2/3 - Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) - Sydney Opera House - Royal...

Vivid Sydney, 2009 & 2010
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An annual festival of light, music and ideas.

Topless Runway 2010
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Organised by Voodoo Legwear

Art and About Sydney, 2010
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23 September to 24 october 2010. The 9th year of Art and About Sydney. - Sydney Statues Project - Laneway Art

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2011
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33rd Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade. 5 Mar 2011

Elvis Festival, 2012
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20th Anniversary of Parkes Elvis Festival. Photos were taken an hour before the Elvis Express leaves Central Station, Sydney for Parkes.

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2012
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34th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade. 3 Mar 2012

Tattoo & Body Art Expo, Sydney 2012
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Sydney Olympic Park 9-11 March 2012

18th Biennale of Sydney 2012
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An art festival that takes place every two years in Sydney. Venues for this year's art displays include: - Cockatoo Island - Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) - Art Gallery of NSW Biennale is...

One Direction 1D
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British boy band One Direction (1D) visit to Sydney.

Deepavali 2012
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31 Oct 2012 @ Martin Place

Elvis Festival, 2013
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21st Anniversary of Parkes Elvis Festival. Photos were taken an hour or so before the Elvis Express leaves Central Station, Sydney for Parkes.

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2013
60 photos
35th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade. 2 Mar 2013

Tattoo & Body Art Expo, Sydney 2013
44 photos
Moore Park 8-10 March 2013

St. Patrick's Day, Sydney 2013
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Pre-parade images taken around Town Hall.

NAIDOC, Sydney 2013
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NAIDOC (National Aboriginal and Islander Day Observance Committee) festival at Hyde Park.

Bleu Blanc Rouge 2013
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French National Day, 14 July 2013

Manchester United Visit, Sydney 2013
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2013-2014 pre-season tour of Sydney - 14 July to 21 July.

Fifties Fair 2013
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18th Fifties Fair at Ross Seidler House, Wahroonga

RITMO Brazilian Day Festival, 2013
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14th RITMO Brazilian Day Festival. 15 Sep 2013, Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour

Art and About Sydney, 2013
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20 September to 20 October 2013. The 12th year of Art & About Sydney.

International Fleet Review 2013
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Celebrating the centenary of the Royal Australian Navy's fleet arrival in Sydney Harbour on 4 October 1913.

Fiesta Festival, 2013
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Latin American music, dance, food and culture. Harbourside Darling Harbour 12-13 October 2013.

Kino Halloween Fest 2013
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Kinokuniya Bookstore, 26 Oct 2013 - Live Zombie Transformation - Freaky Face Painting - Cosplay Competition

Zombie Walk, 2013
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5th Zombie Walk. Archibald Fountain, Hyde Park. Public event to raise awareness for the Brain Foundation.

Elvis Festival, 2014
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22nd Anniversary of Parkes Elvis Festival. Photos were taken an hour or so before the Elvis Express leaves Central Station, Sydney for Parkes. This year's theme is Kissin' Cousins.

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2014
119 photos
Prelude to the 36th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade.

Tattoo & Body Art Expo, Sydney 2014
109 photos
6th expo in Sydney. Moore Park 7-9 March 2014

Supanova, Sydney 2014
127 photos
Supanova Pop Culture Expo - 13 to 15 Jun 2014

Michael Jackson Dance Spectacular, Sydney 2014
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Jason Jackson performing at Castle Hill RSL Club on 27 June 2014 to commemorate the 5th anniversary of the departure of Michael Jackson.

NAIDOC, Sydney 2014
32 photos
Hyde Park, Sydney, 7 Jul 2014

Archibald Prize, Sydney 2014
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The Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes. 25 July 2014, Art Gallery of New South Wales

SMASH!, Sydney 2014
71 photos
Smash! Sydney Manga and Anime Show, 9 August 2014.

Fifties Fair 2014
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19th Fifties Fair at Ross Seidler House, Wahroonga 24 August 2014

Festival of the Winds, Sydney 2014
15 photos
Sunday 14 Sep 2014, kite flying festival at Bondi Beach.

Art & About Sydney, 2014
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19 September to 12 october 2014. The 13th year of Art and About Sydney.

Diwali 2014
27 photos
(Festival of Lights), 12 Oct 2014, Cherrybrook Sports Ground

Elvis Festival, 2015
55 photos
23nd Anniversary of Parkes Elvis Festival. Photos were taken an hour or so before the Elvis Express leaves Central Station, Sydney for Parkes. This year's theme is Roustabout.

Supanova, Sydney 2015
112 photos
Supanova Pop Culture Expo - 19 to 21 June 2015

NAIDOC, Sydney 2015
33 photos
NAIDOC in the City Hyde Park, 6 July 2015

Archibald Prize, Sydney 2015
45 photos
The Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes. 25 July 2015, Art Gallery of New South Wales

SMASH!, Sydney 2015
95 photos
SMASH! is a 2-day Japanese pop-culture convention that is devoted to artists, creators and fans alike.

Zombie Walk, 2015
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Sydney Zombie Walk is a public event to raise awareness of Australia's Brain Foundation, a charity dedicated to funding research into finding cures for a range of brain disorders.

Elvis Festival, 2016
45 photos
Pre-departure entertainment before boarding the Elvis Express bound for Parkes

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2016
128 photos
Prelude to the 36th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade

Tattoo & Body Art Expo, Sydney 2016
75 photos
aka Australian International Tattoo Expo 8th expo in Sydney

Korean Festival, Sydney 2016
10 photos
2 April 2016 @ Darling Harbour

Supanova, Sydney 2016
105 photos
Supanova Pop Culture Expo - 17 to 19 June 2016

Bleu Blanc Rouge 2016
13 photos
Customs Square, 14 - 17 July 2016

Archibald Prize, Sydney 2016
20 photos

SMASH!, Sydney 2016
47 photos
SMASH! is a 2-day Japanese pop-culture convention that is devoted to artists, creators and fans alike. 20-21 August 2016.

Fifties Fair 2016
61 photos
21st Fifties Fair at Ross Seidler House, Wahroonga

Oz Comic-Con, Sydney 2016
78 photos
Comic Convention, 9-10 Sep 2016

Rites of Passage, Sydney 2016
73 photos
15 October 2016

Elvis Festival, 2017
50 photos
Pre-departure entertainment before boarding the Elvis Express bound for Parkes

Australia Day 2017
7 photos
Thursday, 26 Jan 2017

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2017
86 photos

Tattoo Expo, Sydney 2017
45 photos
Sunday, 12 March 2017

Sikh Heritage Day, Sydney 2017
37 photos
Sunday, 2 April 2017

Supanova, Sydney 2017
96 photos
Supanova Pop Culture Expo - 16 to 18 June 2017

NAIDOC, Sydney 2017
46 photos
NAIDOC in the City, Hyde Park

Bastille Festival Sydney 2017
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13 July to 16 July 2017, Circular Quay. Formerly known as Bleu Blanc Rouge Festival.

Archibald Prize, Sydney 2017
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Archibald (for portrait painting), Wynne Prize (for landscape painting or figurative sculpture) and Sulman Prize (for subject, genre or mural painting)

SMASH!, Sydney 2017
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SMASH! is a 2-day Japanese pop-culture convention that is devoted to artists, creators and fans alike. 19-20 August 2017.

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Dancing on the vertical glass façade of the ANZ Bank Building, Martin Place. 19 August 2017.

Oz Comic-Con, Sydney 2017
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30 Sep 2017 at International Convention Centre, Darling Harbour

Zombie Walk, 2017
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9th Sydney Zombie Walk, Prince Alfred Park, 4 Nov 2017

Dance Rites, 2017
60 photos
Dance Rites is Australia’s national Indigenous dance competition. It is held each year on the forecourt of the Sydney Opera House.

Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017
14 photos
Boxing Day, 26 December 2017

Elvis Festival, 2018
48 photos
Pre-departure entertainment before boarding the Elvis Express and/or Blue Suede Express bound for Parkes

Jurassic Plastic, 2018
10 photos
Installations by Japanese artist Hiroshi Fuji

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2018
90 photos
Prelude to the 40th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade

21st Biennale of Sydney 2018
7 photos
An art festival that takes place every two years in Sydney. Biennale is Italian for every other year.

Supanova, Sydney 2018
71 photos

Winterfest Sydney Medieval Fair, 2018
37 photos
Clarendon, 7 Jul 2018

NAIDOC, Sydney 2018
26 photos
NAIDOC in the City, Hyde Park, 14 July 2018

Archibald Prize, Sydney 2018
32 photos
Archibald Prize - for portrait painting, Wynne Prize - for landscape painting, Sulman Prize - for subject, genre or mural painting.

Elvis Festival, 2019
33 photos

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2019
41 photos
Prelude to the 41st Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade.

Cirque Stratosphere, 2020
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Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House

Mardi Gras, Sydney 2020
144 photos